Two of Asia's hottest prospects will line up together for Mallorca in LaLiga this season, but can they both take their careers to the next level?
Japan and South Korea both overcame their opening losses with 1-0 wins while Saudi Arabia prove to be a threat in Group B.
South Korea secured their first win in Group B as Paulo Bento's side saw off Lebanon to win 1-0 in Suwon.
Oman pulled off a stunning upset of heavyweights Japan while Vietnam couldn't hold onto their narrow lead against Saudi Arabia
Asia's 12 remaining hopefuls will resume their quest to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup on Thursday when the third round of qualifiers begin.
South Korea international Hwang Hee-chan has secured a move to the Premier League with Wolves after joining on loan from RB Leipzig.
Japan and South Korea will once again represent Asia in Olympic Games men's football after both qualified for the quarterfinals.
South Korea and Japan flew the flag for Asia in Olympics men's football on Sunday, but there was less joy for Saudi Arabia and Australia.
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors have sealed the capture of highly-rated Song Min-kyu from K League 1 rivals Pohang Steelers on a four-and-a-half year deal.
With all four of their representatives through to the knockout round, South Korea looms as a dominant force in AFC Champions League 2021.
Vietnam will face three heavyweights - Japan, Australia and Saudi Arabia - in the final round of Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup.
Tampines Rovers come up against the might of Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors on Thursday, so do they have any chance of pulling of an upset?
Korea Republic have been far from dominant in the World Cup qualifiers so far. If there's one man that can change that, it is Son Heung-min.
The race to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Asia has finally returned, but which teams are in pole position to advance to the next round?
"We won't take risks with any footballer," Martino said of Hector Herrera and Jesus Corona as Mexico prepare to face Japan.
Mexico scored three goals in a little over three second-half minutes to come from behind to defeat South Korea 3-2 in Austria on Saturday.
The 41-year-old striker for Jeonbuk Motors will play in his final match on Sunday after 23 years.
The Mexican men's national team will be returning to Europe next month for friendlies against South Korea (Nov. 14) and Japan (Nov. 17).
South Korea's FC Seoul have been fined a record 100 million Korean won ($82,000) for "damaging the prestige and integrity of the league."
FC Seoul have apologised to fans after inadvertently substituting supporters with sex dolls during their 1-0 win over Gwangju FC on Sunday.
Football is back in South Korea for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic with the country's K-League returning to action.
Tottenham's Son Heung-Min will complete mandatory military service in South Korea with the Premier League suspended due to the coronavirus.
South Korean football authorities have indefinitely postponed the start of the 2020 domestic season, due to fears over the coronavirus outbreak.
Nike unveiled new kits for the United States, South Korea and Nigeria for 2020, and all three countries fashion bold designs that will turn heads.
Pim Verbeek, the Dutchman who coached South Korea and Australia, has died at the age of 63.